Destination guide

Head to the artsy city of South Hobart

Come and experience South Hobart and its art galleries, history and architecture. This city's gardens, coffeehouses and local tours attract many visitors, and its romantic and welcoming location add to the charm. Mt. Wellington and Salamanca Market are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around South Hobart

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes South Hobart a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hobart Aquatic Centre (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Moorilla Estate (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Craigow Vineyard (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Coal Valley Vineyard (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Puddleduck Vineyard (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Stefano Lubiana Wines (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of South Hobart

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, South Hobart is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mt. Wellington (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Mount Nelson Lookout (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Caldew Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Organ Pipes (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Franklin Square (2.5 mi / 4 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around South Hobart

The nearest airport is in Hobart, TAS (HBA-Hobart Intl.), located 11.9 mi (19.2 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around South Hobart?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 314 vacation rentals near South Hobart. From 144 Houses to 110 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near South Hobart for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to South Hobart?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in South Hobart. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Cascade Brewery: 430 vacation rentals
  • Cascades Female Factory Historic Site: 428 vacation rentals
  • Louisa's Walk: 429 vacation rentals
  • Salamanca Place: 428 vacation rentals
  • St. Joseph's Catholic Church: 427 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around South Hobart listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in South Hobart?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 144 Houses in South Hobart. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in South Hobart include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 110 rentals available
  • Villas: 7 rentals available
  • Cabins: 18 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in South Hobart?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation rentals with pool available in South Hobart. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.